The Pegasus Foundation – Giving Great Ideas Wings

Our Mission

The Pegasus Foundation improves animal welfare through effective grant making and education in the United States, the Caribbean, Native American lands, Africa and Asia.

Through a strategy of engaged philanthropy, the Pegasus Foundation serves as a catalyst to help non-profit organizations achieve their potential by forming partnerships, leveraging resources, and educating the public. The Pegasus Foundation seeks to inspire collaborations by organizing conferences and meetings, and facilitating communications.

The Pegasus Foundation does not accept unsolicited requests for funding.


Georgia Aquarium

Georgia Aquarium announced that it will no longer capture whales and dolphins - Pegasus Foundation

Switching from an organization that was already making deals…
A male Peregrine Falcon perches with wings spread on his falconer's leather-gloved fist.More Peregrine Falcon:

Species that are no longer threatened by extinction

Conservationists have made progress in getting animals delisted…
Cultural practices that cause animal harm

Cultural practices that harm animals

Humans are part of a social and technological revolution that…
Face and eyes downcast of White-handed gibbon (Hylobates lar) in a cage. The problem of illegal wildlife trade

How Wildlife Trade Leads to Animal Extinction

Coffee exporting and trading is worth $20 billion per year and…

Species Threatened by Extinction

It’s taken a significant amount of time for ecosystems throughout…

Marine Life Species Endangered of Extinction

There are many animal species, too, much as a matter of fact…